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Willingham hits vocal high notes paired with smooth guitar skills

Wayne at various outdoors locations from Central City to Lakewood
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Veteran songcrafter and performer Wayne Willingham continues to impress on his latest release album Temptation Row, a collection of folk and Americana songs highlighting his powerful voice and skillful guitar playing. He opened up during his August 5th interview on KETR about his Motown upbringing and move to Texas, his appreciation for public radio, and his personal approach to songwriting and storytelling.

You can listen to many of Wayne's albums and learn more about the artist on his website.

Hear Notably Texan weekdays on KETR from 11am to 2pm for a huge variety of music with the common thread of Texas.

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Born in Dallas, Texas, Matt moved to the Sulphur Springs area in 1990 and settled in Commerce shortly thereafter. Having dreamed of working in radio since childhood, he began working at KETR while taking Radio-Television courses at Texas A&M University-Commerce in 1993. Matt has transitioned from a part-time worker and pupil of KETR, to the station’s Chief Announcer/Producer and supervisor of student broadcasters. A familiar voice of 88-9 KETR, Matt has hosted such shows as The Late Nite Lion, and can currently be heard as host of Notably Texan.